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Environmental principles and governance: Brexit and Environment’s key messages

From 10 May to 2 August 2018, the UK’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) ran a public consultation on p…

What is the future of environmental governance in Northern Ireland?

By Ciara Brennan, Mary Dobbs, Viviane Gravey and Attracta Uí Bhroin, authors of a recent report on what Brexit means for Northern…

UK under dangerous pressure to lower its sustainability commitments

It’s not surprising that the government’s recent white paper was controversial. “Taking back control” of UK regulation was…

In the absence of fines: The role of negotiation in

Much of the attention focusing on the post-Brexit environmental law has focused on the creation of a public authority able to take…

Environmental principles as legal foundations of UK environmental policy: Bedrocks

Environmental principles are now fundamental ideas in environmental law and policy across the world. In a variety of political con…

Post-Brexit animal welfare policy: The case for an animal sentience

An on-going issue for post-Brexit environmental policy and animal welfare concerns whether and which environmental principles will…


30 Jan 17
  • British Academy
  • 02:00 PM

Brexit and the Environment: A Roundtable

This roundtable was co-organised with Prof Joanne Scott, Fellow of the British Academy. Bringing together practitioners and academ…

27 Jul 16
  • Norwich
  • 01:00 PM

After the Brexit vote: where next for environmental policy and

This seminar, organised by the Tyndall Early Career Network, discussed the role environmental issues played in the campaign and ho…

14 Jun 16
  • Oxford
  • 05:00 PM

How has the EU shaped the environment in the UK?

This roundtable will discuss the findings of a major, impartial ESRC-funded review ‘The EU referendum and the UK environment’.…

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